A group of Senate Democrats is pressing a congressional watchdog to investigate President Trump’s efforts to combat the opioid epidemic.Led by Sens. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), the Democrats asked the Government...
I’ve posted before about how deeply annoyed I get with people who flippantly dismiss illnesses like depression as if they are not real, or in need of medicine. I made it clear that it is close t ... Read more
When people ask how criminals get their hands on guns, we know what they want to hear is a story that will justify some new gun law. At least, that’s the way things generally go in such discussi ... Read more
by Rhys Baker At several events and actions around Washington, D.C., activists delivered their own State of the Union addresses, offering an inclusive vision and promising continued opposition to the ... Read more
The Foreign Correspondents' Club of China annual survey, released this week, showed a steady deterioration of working conditions in China for the foreign press. The report, "Access Denied," documented ... Read more
Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust v Thomas and others  EWHC 127 (Fam) – read judgment Parental love is to be cherished by society, particularly when a child is sick. But the R ... Read more
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has recommended one of his aides for a slot on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Reuters reports.Schumer suggested the White House nominate his chief ... Read more